For salads, best sown in broad drills sparingly, into finely raked, firmed soil at a depth of 13mm (½") in rows 30cm (12") apart. Germination 18-24 days. Sow a pinch of seed regularly for continuous production. For bulb onions best sown 3 or 4 seeds per small pot in a propagator or greenhouse during March/April at approximately 15-20°C (60-68°F) eventually planting outside. Water freely during periods of dry weather. Sowing to Cropping: approximately 10-24weeks.